Military Court for the case of Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanli

The Decision of the Military Court for the case of Conscientious objector Haluk Selam Tufanli will be announced on 4th December!

After the addresses of Oncel Polili (Haluk Selam Tufanli’s lawyer) and the prosecutor on 14th November, the Military Court will announce its decision on Thursday 4th December!
Conscientious Objector Haluk Selam Tufanli refused to participate in war preparations (reservist call up) in 2011 and has been in an ongoing trial since 5th November 2013 and announcement of the court’s decision will take place on 4th December 2014.
We are calling all anti-militarist and peace activists, organizations and political parties’ representatives to show their solidarity on Thursday 4th December at 14.00 in front of the Military Court…
The Initiative for Conscientious Objection in Cyprus calls upon the international community to express its solidarity with Haluk Selam Tufanlı and send letters of protest to the Turkish Cypriot authorities as well as Turkish authorities’ embassies abroad which is the country directly responsible for human rights violations in the northern part of Cyprus following the Turkish invasion of the territories in 1974.

Presidency of the Turkish Republic:
To: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
Fax +90-312-4271330, email

Contact detail of Embassies and Consulates of Turkey:

Turkish Embassy in northern part of Cyprus:
Fax +90 (392) 228 22 09, +90 (392) 228 51 18,

Turkish Cypriot leadership:
To: Mr Derviş Eroğlu
Fax +90 392 227 22 52, email

Turkish Cypriot Army office
Fax: +90 392 228 6663


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